Telecomm Technician

Telephone or Telegraph Cable Jointer

Power Cable Jointers

Electricity Technician


Cable Technician

Minimum - 8th pass

Previous relevant work experience

The tasks a Cable Jointeris expected to perform include: Joining on surface or underground, multi-conductor telegraph or telephone cable consisting of number of various coloured wires Selecting strands of wires to be joined from cable ends according to colour code and removing insulation fromend of wires in cables Slipping separate pieces of copper or lead sleeves with linear slits over ends of cables and bringing ends of naked wires of cables in overlapping contacts according to colour code Twisting overlapping ends of naked wires to join strands and soldering or brazing each strand of wire of one cable with corresponding wire of another cable

Drying joints and wrapping it with insulating material Adjusting sleeves over joint, keeping slits face to face and heating and soldering sleeves together to strengthen and protect the joint made Screwing soldered cable in position in cable junction box by tightening bolts and fusing upper portion of box with pitch or other compound to completely insulate cable against leakage and moisture Testing pairs of wires for electrical continuity and insulation, using testing equipment

Competent in handling wires, cables, cords multi-colour coded cables, etc.

Well-versed in electrical safety measures and fire safety measures

Proficient in solving electrical problems

Knowledge about insulation, wires, electrical chemicals, etc.

Well-versed with electrical circuits

Will be updated

Alertness and attentiveness

Physically fit

Problem solving skills

Ability to read and write (basic)

It is not a desk job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available in some cities

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available

Being self-employed is also an option. In this case, the working hours and days will be flexible

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?This job is suitable for candidates with Hearing Impaired (HH)

This job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous under The Factories Act, 1948 (section 87)Occupational hazards include fatigue, stress, exhaustion, tiredness, skin irritation, cuts, burns, bruises, electrical shocks, asthma, etc.

Health risks include exposure to electricity, live wires, chemicals, electrical wires, grease, tools, working in open public areas, etc.

For candidates with up to 2 years of experience ?INR 3,000 to INR 5,000 per month

For candidates with 2 to 5years of experience?INR 5,000 to INR 8,000 per month

For candidates with over 6 years of experience INR 7,000 to INR 9,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Recruitment Scenario and Investment Trends in theElectronic Sector in India

Recruitment in the electronics sector is predominantly through industry personnel visiting colleges, training institutes, and ITIs. Government schemes like ?Apprenticeshipplay a crucial role in supplying technical manpower for manufacturing and maintenance segment. Increasing consumer and business demand for electronic and IT hardware products is expected to touch the 24 lakh crore mark by 2020. With imports of electronic products expected to touch the 18 lakh crore mark by 2020, the government is making concerted efforts to encourage domestic manufacturing in the sector. All these factors indicate good job prospects for Cable Jointer and other related professionals.

Electrical wiring companies across India

Power cable manufacturers across India

Cable manufacturers and electricians across India

Towns and cities across India